We all know that 2020 has continued to show up in ways we never imagined. As the CFPA Board, we have been working hard to source resources and look for new ways to engage and bring our community together. We are incredibly happy to announce that we have put together some wonderful resources for you with our new Foster Talks series and have created an opportunity for all of us to connect and celebrate our [...]
We would like to thank all who braved the cold and attended the 2019 Children's Christmas PJ Party with Santa on November 30, 2019. We had a record attendance of 504 people of all ages. From bouncy castles and bungee runs to cookie decorating, crafts and face painting the event was jingling over with Christmas cheer! A big THANK YOU to our sponsors: Calgary Stampede, Cervus Equipment, Flesher Marble & Tile, Glamorgan Bakery, Hope Services, [...]
It seems like ages ago, now that the holidays have passed and we’ve entered a new decade, but it was only in November that we had our Day of Discovery! We had 28 families, representing over 80 children and youth attending a fun-filled day at Telus Spark. It was a great day to be inside, exploring, burning off energy and connecting with friends on a cold day. From diapers to teens everyone had a wonderful [...]
May 25 the CFPA enjoyed a day at Butterfield Acres. We had a wonderful, fun filled day even in the rain. Our families enjoyed wagon rides, goat milking, baby chicks and many more fun farm activities. We are thankful for Butterfield Acres for hosting us.
Tubing was a hit! Thank you to all the families who made it out both nights. The weather was amazing, the hill was FAST and the company was the incredible. It's always so wonderful to get together with other families. I know my kids were happy to see old friends and make some new ones. There was a few Lost and Found Items. I have a pair of black sunglasses, and toddler water bottle and [...]
The 2018 CFPA summer camp was a huge success this year which brought our families together for a weekend of fun out in the foothills of the Canadian Rockies. This year campers participated in activities including an obstacle course, various sports activities, paddle boats/canoeing, billiards, air hockey, basketball a movie night, indoor/outdoor games, and campfires. It was also a great weekend and opportunity for caregivers to spend much needed time together in fellowship and rejuvenation [...]